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  • Extracurricular Activities

    Post High School Visitor’s Policy

    Principal’s Comments

    Scholarship Money Earned

    Horizon Staff

    New or Unique Programs

    Valuing…

    Character, Personal Responsibility

    and Intellectual Curiosity

    2017-2018

  • Statistical Profile ACT Testing Profile

    Year Skyline Norm

    Utah Norm

    National Norm

    2014 24.9 20.8 21.0 2015 23.7 20.2 21.0 2016 24.1 20.2 20.8 2017 24.1 20.3 21.0

    College Board SAT Testing Profile Year Skyline

    Students Skyline Cr/Math

    National Cr/Math

    2014 116 617 513 2015 107 616 511 2016 106 617 549 2017 63 653 579

    Skyline had the highest number of students taking the SAT in Utah

    Academic Regulations Graduation Requirements

    1. Satisfactory adherence to school policies and rules. 2. Students are expected to earn 27 academic credits and to

    maintain a cumulative citizenship average of 2.0 in grades 9-12. Subject Units English . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Social Sciences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Mathematics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Science. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Arts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.5 Physical Education. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.5 Career Technology. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Health. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5 Computer Tech . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5 Civics and Amer Govt. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5 Financial Literacy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5 Elective Units . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

    Advanced Placement Information AP Classes Offered

    Advanced Placement Tests 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017

    Students Taking Test 685 698 721 731 727 Exams Taken 1445 1378 1343 1423 1394 Passing Grade (3 or higher) 85% 77% 76% 74% 75% Test Scores of 5 19% 20% 19% 18% 17%

    National Merit Scholarship Program 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017

    Finalists 16 14 13 13 13 Semifinalists 16 15 14 16 16 Commended 16 14 13 6 6

    Art History Calculus BC Environmental Science Psychology U.S. Government & Politics American History Chemistry

    European History Music Theory Statistics Biology Economics Geography

    English Literature World History French Spanish Physics Studio Art

    Mission Statement

    Skyline High School fosters a community which values character, personal responsibility, and intellectual curiosity in order to achieve a high level of student learning.

    We Believe • in promoting and recognizing the worth and dignity of each

    individual. • in fostering individual accountability and responsibility. • in focusing on education, making quality classroom instruction

    a priority. • in teaching skills that prepare students for the future. • in offering a variety of opportunities for all students. • in establishing a partnership between education and community. • in developing citizens who contribute to society in a positive

    manner. • in providing a safe and healthy environment.

    School District and Community Skyline High School is one of eight comprehensive high schools in the Granite District which is located in the Salt Lake Valley.

    School Enrollment: 2081 Seniors: 480 Juniors: 490 Sophomores: 524 Freshmen: 587 Total Faculty: 96 Holds Masters: 61% Average Years Experience: 14 years Teacher-Student Ratio: 1:28.25 modified

    Professional Staff Principal Doug Bingham Asst Principals Ellery Jones Geoff Murdock Lynda Tierney Counselors Jessica Hook Megan Jarrett Danielle Johansen Lindsey Martin Brian McKenna Linda Sossenheimer Career Coordinator Rob Scott Registrar Cathy Bird e-mail: cbird@graniteschools.org

    Campus Information Accreditation: Advance Ed Schedule: Classes meet for 85 minutes on a block schedule. Mailing Address: 3251 East 3760 South

    Salt Lake City, UT 84109 Office: 385-646-5420 Counseling Center: 385-646-5421 Fax: 385-646-5422 School Code: 450397 Class Rank: Skyline does not rank. Marking System: A=95% B=85% C=75% D=65% E=55% F=Fail

    School Recognition and Awards

    International Baccalaureate Students tested 139, Exams taken 596, Diploma pass rate 93%

    Men’s and Women’s Athletics Six years out of the last nine, Skyline has been named the Most Outstanding 4A Sports School of the Year by The Salt Lake Tribune, and The Deseret News named Skyline as the Women’s Sports School of the Year. Since 1990 Skyline has won 54 State Championships, a high for our Region and School District. Over 400 men and 350 young women par- ticipate in a UHSAA activity.

    Debate Skyline Forensics is a nationally ranked program. Skyline has achieved unparalleled records in individual speech events. Each year a record number of Skyline debaters are named region and state champions. Skyline boasts several students recognized as National Forensics League Aca- demic All-Americans.

    Off-Campus options/GTI The “Tech Center” for Skyline and the Granite school dis- trict is the Granite Technical Institute. (GTI, http: //schools.graniteschools.org/gti/). This year, the GTI offers 83 Career and Technical Education courses asso- ciated with 14 different fields of study. Examples of these courses are: Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting, Plumbing, Marketing, Computer Programming, Aerospace Manu- facturing, Agricultural Science, Engineering Principles, Pilot Ground School, etc… Busses are available at Skyline to transport students to and from the GTI. Two hundred and twenty-five Skyline students enrolled in one or more classes at the GTI during the 2016-17 school year.

    CTSO’s Skyline sponsors each of the following CTSOs: DECA, FBLA, Skills USA, TSA. These organizations are established with the commitment to make a positive difference in the lives of young people. In addition to offering a wide variety of specific career arid technical training, CTSOs integrate student leadership elements, which compliment stu- dent participation in Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses and programs.

    Instrumental Music The Skyline Instrumental Music Department continues to be one of the premier music departments in the state of Utah. The Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band, and Orchestra consistently receive superior ratings at region, state, and national festivals. Highlights of the year include concerts, Skyline concerto night, a musical theater, and tours.

    Vocal Music Skyline’s Choral groups have consistently earned a reputation of excellence, achieving the highest awards in regional, state, and national festivals. In addition to Madri- gals and Concert Choir, Sky line has two Barbershop choirs - Troubadours and Highlites - a unique feature which draws many students to the school.